It arose just days ago in the post-World Series hot takes of Twitter. Today, the biggest Dodgers story around jumped the rumor mills when it was reported by Jon Morosi that the San Francisco Giants are prepared to offer a front-office job to current Dodgers General Manager, Farhan Zaidi.
There’s a Dave RobertsDon MattinglyFarhan Zaidi Read More
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In this issue of LADR on Youtube, we cover what Dave Roberts might have in store to keep the Dodgers frosty even though they have a double-digit lead Beer ReviewDave RobertsDon MattinglyYoutube Read More
The last time the Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series, they were led by a manager who was a master motivator of individuals, and of molding them into a unified group, seamlessly working together, to reach a common goal. Tommy Lasorda used the metaphor of 25 men all pulling Andre EthierDave RobertsDon MattinglyMatt KempYasiel PuigZack Greinke Read More
This game had it all. Fantastic Dodgers pitching, glorious Dodgers hitting, old friends across the diamond, a beanball war, and almost a cycle. Whew.
Here's how it went down...
Things started off conservatively as the Dodgers small balled their way to a 1-o lead on an Austin Barnes RBI ground out.
In the Alex WoodBrett EibnerChris TaylorCody BellingerDon Mattingly Read More
In case you haven't noticed, the Miami Marlins, led on the field by former Dodgers manager Don Mattingly, have a bad case of "L.A. creep", and are quietly transforming into the Dodgers East.
When Mattingly and the Dodgers parted ways, one of the first things he tried to do was bring A.J. EllisDee GordonDon MattinglyJavy GuerraKenley JansenLorenzo BundyTim Wallach Read More
When Dave Roberts won the job as manager for the Dodgers, there were plenty of reasons I was glad. One of the biggest reasons was I believed Roberts would manage the game just like he played it - with conviction, daring, and a touch of fun. We stand a little Dave RobertsDon MattinglyFarhan ZaidiLos Angeles Dodgers Read More
The Dodgers took on Don Mattingly's Marlins in the third of a four-game series, seeing brooms in their rearview mirrors, and Scott Kazmir took the mound, nursing an on again/off again thumb injury. Manager Dave Roberts shuffled his lineup, placing Enrique Hernandez, Yasiel Puig and Adrian Gonzalez at the top Don MattinglyLos Angeles DodgersMiami MarlinsScott Kazmir Read More
The Dodgers had one job coming into Tuesday night’s game against the Miami Marlins. They were supposed to forget about Monday night’s 3-2 loss and defeat the lowly Marlins to even the series. With Clayton Kershaw on the mound against mediocre Tom Koehler it certainly seemed like there was a Adrian GonzalezClayton KershawCorey SeagerDon MattinglyJoc PedersonJustin TurnerLos Angeles DodgersScott KazmirTom KoehlerYasiel PuigYasmani Grandal Read More
We’ve discussed the importance of good base running and speed in the Dodger’s lineup. Now we’re going to discuss an equally important aspect of a well balanced lineup. That is the art of situational hitting. Some call it timely hitting, and some call it clutch hitting. Whatever you want to A.J. EllisAdrian GonzalezCarl CrawfordCorey SeagerDon MattinglyHowie KendrickJoc PedersonJustin TurnerLos Angeles DodgersMark McGwireTurner WardYasiel PuigYasmani Grandal Read More